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Oct. 15, 2021Chillicothe, Mo. |  By: Brennen LaMastres

Free driving tour in Poosey Conservation Area


CHILLICOTHE, Mo. - The Missouri Department of Conservation is offering a free driving tour this weekend in the KXCV/KRNW region.

The labeled historic area of the North Wetlands showcases the progressing fall colors of the Poosey Conservation Area to the public.

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Media Specialist with MDC Bill Graham recommends a vehicle with high clearance as there will be rough roads. Gates open at noon Sunday, October 17 with the last vehicle allowed in at 4 p.m.

The roads will also have recommended stops where you can get out and hike the forest, as well as a portable sawmill demonstrating how lumber logs are cut.